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Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

PNCA is a college based in Portland, OR that was founded in 1994. As of 2018 they had $23 million in revenue and $36 million in assets.

Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) is a private, non-profit fine arts and design college. Pacific Northwest College of Art offers undergraduate and graduate art and design programs in the heart of Portland.

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Program areas at PNCA

Bachelor of fine arts program (bfa) degree prepares students for a life of creative practice. The College's curriculum focuses on an intensive studio experience stressing students' personal development and building technical competence. Coursework is supplemented with liberal arts classes that guide and strengthen students' creative expression by cultivating their ability to think critically, while increasing the range of their knowledge of history and understanding of cultural traditions.

Continuing education program - the continuing education program provides continuing education and outreach opportunities for the College. Offering evening and weekend courses in Art and design for ages four through senior citizen, the continuing education program makes high-quality Art education available to the public of portland and surrounding areas.

Masters programs:master of fine arts program - the College offers three two-year masters in fine arts (mfa) programs (visual studies, collaborative design, and applied craft and design) and offers one multi-year low residency visual studies program. All four programs are 60 credit programs that are multi-disciplinary and mentor based. The structure complements the College's educational philosophy of supporting independent inquiry and encouraging cross-disciplinary dialogue. The students benefit from a dynamic national and international roster of visiting artists and designers. The mfa in applied craft and design is offered in collaboration with the Oregon College of Art and craft. The low residency program allows part-time students to matriculate and obtain their degree over a longer period, but includes coursework in the summer.master of arts program - during the year ended june 30, 2016, the College offered one twelve-month masters in arts program, critical theory and creative research. This program was an ...

Form 990s for PNCA

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Dec 27, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Nov 15, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 10, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Apr 7, 2016990View PDF
2014-06Jul 22, 2015990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for PNCA

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,504,750
Program services$20,621,188
Investment income and dividends$627,541
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$183,470
Net income from fundraising events$298,111
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$166,821
Total revenues$23,401,881

Vendors for PNCA

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Google IncSoftware2020-03-18
█████████CRM software; Fundraising software2020-03-07
██████Fundraising software2020-03-07
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-07
██████████Fundraising software2020-03-07
███████ ███████ ███ ███████ ██Tax accounting2018-10-29
████████████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2017-06-30
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...and three more vendors

Personnel at PNCA

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Kate CopelandInterim President-June 4, 2020
Candace HorterChief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer-June 4, 2020
█████ ████Vice President for Advancement B.a., Communications, Antioch College-June 4, 2020
████ █████████Vice President and Dean of Academic Affairs-June 4, 2020
███████ █████Artistic Director, Body Vox$0May 23, 2018
█████ █████Manager, Today Is the Day$0May 23, 2018
██████ █████Chair$0May 21, 2018
██████ █████Vice Chair$0May 21, 2018
█████████ ███████Secretary$0May 21, 2018
█████ █████Treasurer$0May 21, 2018
...and seven more key personnel

Peer undergraduate colleges

1Watkins College of Art501(c)(3)$6.4 millionNashville, TN
2Maine College of Art501(c)(3)$22 millionPortland, ME
3Laguna College of Art and Design (LCAD)501(c)(3)$21 millionLaguna Beach, CA
4Kansas City Art Institute (KCAI)501(c)(3)$42 millionKansas City, MO
5Memphis College of Art (MCA)501(c)(3)$6.3 millionMemphis, TN
6Northwest Christian University (NCU)501(c)(3)$24 millionEugene, OR
7Columbus College of Art & Design (CCAD)501(c)(3)$43 millionColumbus, OH
8Cleveland Institute of Art (CIA)501(c)(3)$36 millionCleveland, OH
9Oregon College of Oriental Medicine (OCOM)501(c)(3)$6.7 millionPortland, OR
10Vermont College of Fine Arts (VCFA)501(c)(3)$10 millionMontpelier, VT
11Concordia University501(c)(3)$112 millionPortland, OR
12Linfield College501(c)(3)$112 millionMcminnville, OR
13Capitol Technology University501(c)(3)$15 millionLaurel, MD
14Adler University501(c)(3)$40 millionChicago, IL
15Otis College of Art and Design501(c)(3)$59 millionLos Angeles, CA
16Sojourner-Douglass College501(c)(3)$28 millionBaltimore, MD
17Southern Nazarene University (SNU)501(c)(3)$62 millionBethany, OK
18Aquinas College (AQ)501(c)(3)$64 millionGrand Rapids, MI
19Hood College501(c)(3)$67 millionFrederick, MD
20University of Dallas (UD)501(c)(3)$114 millionIrving, TX
21Franklin University Switzerland (FUS)501(c)(3)$20 millionNew York, NY
22Gordon College501(c)(3)$93 millionWenham, MA
23Dordt College501(c)(3)$66 millionSioux Center, IA
24Mount St. Mary's University (MSMU)501(c)(3)$114 millionEmmitsburg, MD
25Huntington University501(c)(3)$41 millionHuntington, IN